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Alternate Job Titles: Helicopter Pilot

What is the average annual salary for Helicopter Pilot?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Helicopter Pilot may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Helicopter Pilot in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Helicopter Pilot in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Helicopter Pilot in the United States is $86,137 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Helicopter Pilot in the United Sates are expected to make less than $86,137.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 2015

Median $86,137
  • 10%$61,092
  • 25%$73,028
  • 75%$110,788
  • 90%$133,231

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Job Description for Helicopter Pilot

Responsible for operation of helicopter. Ensures flight is conducted in the safest manner possible. Determines flight routes, speed, and take off and landing times to fulfill scheduling requirements. Must stay current with federal and local flight regulations. Possesses second class commercial helicopter pilot certificate and requires 1,000 hours of helicopter flying time. View Helicopter Pilot job description

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Similar Job Titles:  Chief Helicopter Pilot, Test Pilot IV, Test Pilot Manager, Test Pilot II, Test Pilot III, Test Pilot V, Chief Pilot (Jet Fleet), Chief Pilot (Non-Jet Fleet), Co-Pilot (Large Jet)

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